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January 31, 2017

Back in Kenya…the land we love! It’s so great to see our friends again. It was such a struggle to fit all the cases, full of what people have lovingly made or donated, into the transport….but we managed it.

The hotel by African standards seems marvellous to us. There is...

January 27, 2017

PottersHeart training engages women and some of the older men, but it’s been especially challenging to engage young men. Especially unmarried ones. Wherever you go you see young people hanging around. With unemployment around 98% there is little else to do!

Kenyan’s lov...

January 27, 2017

Meet Kenneth. Sadly, he is not unusual for the people we meet in Kenya. He’s seen a huge amount of tragedy in his life, even at 43. In the time we’ve known him he has already lost a son and buried his brother 

His wife recently gave birth to a baby girl…but they live ap...

January 27, 2017

When we first met John he was knocking wooden furniture with a lump of wood and a broken chisel. Struggling to make enough money to support his young family. Selling what he made - basic stools, tables, beds - for what little he could in the local village. 

Without the...

January 27, 2017

As I sit here in Pottersbury, it is difficult to imagine how difficult life can be in rural Kenya. It can feel like the ‘land that time forgot’ in many ways. 

The $500 billion, plus, given to Africa in the last 60 years has in many ways only made things worse for the pe...

January 27, 2017

Meet Julia. At 69…a poor widow…even by Kenyan standards. The mother of 7…still caring for 3 orphans. Living day to day. Their survival dependent on subsistence farming the family land, her ‘Shamba’, and working for neighbours. 

When we met her, early in 2015, she had lo...

January 25, 2017

We're so excited. It's less than a week to go until we'll be back in the Rift Valley with our precious team. And this is a really important trip because we are planning to buy the land we need to build the training centre we've been dreaming of since we first went out...

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